Mariano Rivera

Mariano Rivera

Managing Broker

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • 773-443-6969
  • 773-282-8100
  • 5860 W Irving Park Rd
    Chicago, IL 60634
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Welcome to my Website

When you are looking to buy or sell real estate in Illinois, you need a licensed and professional real estate broker. As a Licensed Broker in Illinois, I am qualified to assist you through the process.

Whether you are searching for a broker with a particular specialization or for an agent that's local, you've come to the right place. I am part of a large team of professionals with Century 21 Affiliated.  Either myself, or a member of our team can assist you with virtually all your real estate needs. 

Professional Background

Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Mariano Rivera started his real estate career in 1995 selling residential real estate and has managed branch operations since 2006. He is a Peak Producer Certified Mentor/Team Leader. He has the experience and wisdom to help lead his sales team.

He is a skilled salesperson, communicator, negotiator, and knows what offers the best value in a competitive real estate market. He has a strong eye for finding opportunities in the market, which has lead to strong sales history and a reflection of the confidence and trust his clients have in him.

As a Certified Mentor, Mariano has trained and lead his Realtors through one of the greatest recession's the Chicago-land real estate market as ever seen.  He helped his REALTORS surpass the challenges of short sales, foreclosures, and distressed properties of sorts.

In August 2014, Mariano raised the bar in his career by partnering his office with C21 Affiliated to help support his sales team with premier resources, training, guidance, and the power of branding. 

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the National Association of REALTORS®
  • Member of the Chicago Association of REALTORS®
  • Member of Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®

Personal Background

Mariano Rivera married his high school sweetheart in 1993 and have two children.  Has resided in the Northwest side of Chicago. 

Personal Interests

Enjoys boating with friends and family in the Chicago harbors. 


  • International Real Estate Specialist
  • Peak Producer Certified Mentor
  • Certified Distressed Property Expert

21 Reasons to choose The Gold Standard

21 Reasons to choose The Gold Standard


1. The Brand: #1 in the WORLD in agents, sales, recognition, positive thoughts. Globally 73 countries, 7,000 + offices, 100,000 agent networks. 

2. The Company: Affiliated # 1 Century 21 World Wide! Century 21 Affiliated has grown over 50% in the past 3 years. Market share in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana & Minnesota and we will not stop there! Steady & Stable leadership for over 40 years from boomers through millenniums. 

3. Real Estate Industry Leaders: Monster per person productivity! Our agents sell more homes! We are agent centric and our 

agents are consumer centric. We recognize our sales associates work hard on building their real estate business & that is why our agents sell more homes. We Provide the support so you can create the success you want for YOUR BUSINESS focusing on you. 

4. Cutting Edge Technology: We pride ourselves as being game changers with staying one step ahead of the game & always bringing back to you the best of cutting edge technology. Next to none website featuring an online office offering you the ability to customize to your business:

• Website 

• Drip marketing campaigns 

• Lead management & contact management platforms 

• Marketing Materials 

5. Training: Building a foundation is critical to success today and in your future. Kick start your business with the following FREE company sponsored:

• Agent Orientation 

• Power Hour – Customized to YOUR needs! 

• Sales Academy Webinars 

• Experienced Team Leader 1-on-1 coaching 

• Over 300 FREE classes online 

• In-house Trainer – Online, In-person, & Webinar based 

6. Business Development: Historical agent business growth of over 20% annually! Our agents sell more homes! The recipe for success is the right leadership & support, tools, & training! Business growth opportunities ranging from beginning your Business, coaching, designations as well as specialty training. We recognize and embrace our agent’s individual goals and promote your business plan for success.

7. Support: All the support, tools, & systems under one roof. We offer full time administrative support, accounting department, IT support, Relocation, REO, Property management, Leads management, Legal, corporate trainer, coaching, mentoring, & more.

8. Environment: A positive family atmosphere for our leaders, agents & staff creates the perfect synergy breeding success. Our team is dedicated & devoted all the way across the spectrum. Just ask our agents!9. Compensation: We offer compensation plans which will be achievable & inspirational to you throughout your career. We offer competitive packages: no matter what level you are at in your business, we recognize your dedication as well as success. Also, timely direct deposits to your 

account of commission payments. 

10.Full Service Brokerage: Adding more to your bottom dollar! Setting the standard of excellence, our agents sell more homes! How? Full time administrative staff servicing the transaction administrative details, full service showing line, full service sign company. These services we provide to agents allow you to focus on your clients, and in return will increase your business year after year!

11.The Leads: We provide signage for your listings along with Text Riders generating more leads. Leads are directed to YOU the listing agent! Opportunities for enhanced lead generation. Become a member of the Emily Team for a jumpstart to your business or to add to your business portfolio. With our Global brand, our distribution partners are endless!

12.Customized Marketing Presentations: Several topnotch marketing presentations ready to customize at your fingertips. To just name a few, comprehensive buyer agency & tour, pre-listing & listings presentation. Golden Ruler offers online traffic reports directly from you to your seller at no cost to you. Our Brand Studio and Ad Maker are tools available at your fingertips. You choose & pick which fits your style and client. 

13.Marketing Materials: You will not need to outsource spending thousands of dollars! Choose from our Century 21 Affiliated back office or our National 21Online. customizable marketing products from e-newsletter, postcards, flyers, drip Campaigns, personal marketing materials, RREIN newsletters, allowing you to customize along side the #1 Recognized BRAND! You may choose a 5-year follow up plan with our Preferred Client Club. 

14.Leadership: 24/7 Team Leader on call support goes hand in hand with in-house team leader support. We will guide, support, and aide with a solution orientated answer.

15.Transaction Management: Full service transaction management. From entering your listings and administrative online management to the closing! Online file storage for your documents to easily retrieve.

16.Service Providing our agents with all the tools & systems to provide buyers & sellers with quality service-time and time again. We pride ourselves as the leaders in outstanding agent and office Quality Service awards annually. We will provide the quality service quality surveys to your so you may add to your portfolio.

17.Market Leaders: Leading the way on all levels! Keeping you informed to be the local market specialist in your areas. You will reap the rewards of more business!

18.Events, Awards & Recognition: From National to Local we have it covered! Annual State of Affiliated banquet recognizing & awarding our agents, Famous Agent Rally/gatherings, Local/Office events, Sales meetings, National Conference & more!

19.Convenience & Flexibility: Location, Location, Location! Choose an office that best fits your preferred market area! We have offices located throughout the State of Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, and More! Not to mention if you relocate we are GLOBAL! No need to recreate your business. We also offer ongoing webinars through our Affiliated and National Brand online!

20.Business Benefits & Discounts: Invaluable tools offer the best of generating leads and build your business among buyers and sellers while maintaining relationships with existing clients. Capitalize on the Century 21 Business Benefits proven offers, tools & resources to help you gain business.

21.We are YOUR Key to Success! Lets Get Started!